• Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Easy

    Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Easy

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    Cardiovascular care is one of the most demanding and complex areas of nursing practice. The wide-ranging, accessible and attractive pedagogy of Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Easy helps student nurses achieve a thorough understanding of this subject. Adapted for the UK, this book is packed with illustrations, chapter overviews, memory joggers and quick quizzes, which bring together the broad base of knowledge whilst targeting key information that the learner nurse needs to be confident in cardiovascular care.

    Drawing on current UK guidance, Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Easy is rooted soundly in current standards of practice. It is an essential resource for any nurse new to cardiovascular care in the UK, as well as those wishing to refresh their knowledge.

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  • Critical Care Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!

    Critical Care Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!

    Lippincott

    This handy reference is perfect for nurses entering or needing a refresher in critical care nursing. The book presents the latest information on more 100 critical care disorders in the award-winning Incredibly Easy! style, with light-hearted humour, memory joggers, recurring icons to emphasize key points, and numerous quick-scan tables, illustrations, and flow charts.

    The Review of Adult Critical Care Nursing concluded that every critically ill patient should have skilled critical care nursing available, either to care directly for them or to advise on the care required to meet their needs. As a result, pre-registration curricula have been revised to ensure all nurses are exposed to critical care environments, and are competent in critical care skills.

    The systems-based approach matches the UK nursing curriculum, and stresses the team-based approach to critical care.

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  • ECG Facts Made Incredibly Quick!

    ECG Facts Made Incredibly Quick!, 2e

    Lippincott
    Updated with new treatments and algorithms, ECG Facts Made Incredibly Quick! Second Edition provides instant access to information that every nurse needs for safe patient care. The book fits comfortably into a pocket, and the wipeable page surface allows nurses to write notes and remove them easily. Coverage includes basic electrocardiography including cardiac conduction, lead placement, and heart rate calculation; rhythm strip interpretation; causes, signs and symptoms, interventions, and treatment for arrhythmias; 12-lead and 15-lead ECG interpretation; ECG changes with angina, MI, pericarditis, and bundle branch block; and antiarrhythmic drugs, pacemakers, and ICDs. Scores of ECG waveforms, treatment algorithms, and charts are included. Distinctive-colored tabs identify each section.
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  • AWHONN High-Risk & Critical Care Obstetrics

    AWHONN High-Risk & Critical Care Obstetrics, 3e

    Nan H. Troiano, Carol J. Harvey, Bonnie Flood Chez

    Published in conjuction with AWHONN and unique in the market, this comprehensive book on advanced obstetrics practice focuses on the care of childbearing women with complications during pregnancy, and the related professional concerns of the perinatal professional caring for them. This is a substantial revision that reflects the significant change in this specialty area and the necessity to collaborate in practice to maximize patient outcomes—all chapters are revised by RN-MD author teams. Includes the AWHONN perinatal Morbidity Advisory Panel top 5 Issues (Obesity; Thromboembolic Disease; Diabetes; Perinatal Infections; Cardiac Disease). The entire first section presents the realities of today's practice including ethics, collaboration, and patient safety. A separate section details the primary complications of pregnancy.  

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  • Cardiac Nursing

    Cardiac Nursing, 6e

    Susan L. Woods, Erika S. Sivarajan Froelicher, Sandra Adams (Underhill) Motzer, Elizabeth J. Bridges

    Cardiac Nursing is recognized as "The Red Reference Book" for nurses caring for patients who have, or are at risk for developing, cardiac diseases. The book provides both basic and advanced content in evidence-based care and emphasizes health promotion, health maintenance, and disease management. The five-part organization consists of anatomy and physiology; physiologic and pathophysiologic responses; assessment of heart disease; pathophysiology of heart disease; and health promotion and disease prevention.

    This edition has a new Global Perspective feature in most chapters, which reflects the rich cultural mix of patient populations and helps to determine appropriate care. A new chapter on Global Health reflects WHO commitments to reducing heart disease worldwide.

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  • Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Visual!

    Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Visual!, 2e

    Lippincott

    Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Visual! Second Edition offers an innovative visual approach to mastering the principles and practice of cardiovascular care. Hundreds of detailed color photographs, diagrams, charts, and other visual aids clarify essential cardiovascular anatomy and physiology and guide nurses through all current physical assessment techniques, diagnostic tests, treatments, emergency procedures, cardiac monitoring methods, and more. This thoroughly updated edition includes current ACLS algorithms and information on congenital cardiac disorders, new diagnostic tests and treatments, and noninvasive cardiac output monitoring.

    Special logos reinforce key points about equipment and procedures and present visual mnemonics, and "Vision Quest" puzzles test readers' knowledge in an entertaining way.  Nurses can foster a quick and thorough understanding of cardiovascular care the Incredibly Visual way - with clear, logical content, written in conversational style, highly-detailed visual aids, and key highlights that help recall what has been learned.

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  • Critical Care Nursing

    Critical Care Nursing, 11e

    A Holistic Approach

    Patricia Gonce Morton, Dorrie K. Fontaine

    Now in its 11th edition, this classic text and reference maintains its popular holistic approach to the complexities of critical care nursing with ideal coverage, depth, and features to prepare student nurses to provide optimal care for critically ill patients and their families. 
     

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  • ECG Interpretation: An Incredibly Easy! Workout

    ECG Interpretation: An Incredibly Easy! Workout

    Springhouse

    ECG Interpretation: An Incredibly Easy! Workout features scores of lifelike ECG strips and over 250 enjoyable practice exercises to help readers master ECG interpretation. A perfect companion to ECG Interpretation Made Incredibly Easy!, this workbook uses the light-hearted Incredibly Easy! writing style that makes learning and reviewing complex information less threatening and more fun.

    Chapters test the reader's knowledge of essential ECG topics, including ECG fundamentals, arrhythmia interpretation, arrhythmia treatment, and 12-lead ECGs. Readers maneuver through a variety of practice exercises that will suit different learning styles, including labeling, placing graphic procedure steps in sequence, crossword puzzles, and matching games. Nurse Joy and other host characters offer coaching and encouragement.

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  • ECG Interpretation: An Incredibly Visual! Pocket Guide

    ECG Interpretation: An Incredibly Visual! Pocket Guide

    Lippincott

    The latest spinoff of the Incredibly Easy! Series®, the Incredibly Visual! Pocket Guides are compact, carry-anywhere references that use stunning full-color photos and illustrations and brief, easy-to-read text to present must-know clinical concepts. Ideally suited for visual learners, the information is easy to learn and recall because the visual images leave a lasting impression, and most topics are covered on a two-page spread.

    ECG Interpretation: An Incredibly Visual! Pocket Guide presents the basics of interpreting various rhythm types such as sinus, atrial, junctional, ventricular, and AV blocks. Coverage includes must-know information on ECG changes in specific cardiac disorders such as myocardial infarction, in electrolyte imbalances, and with a pacemaker. Interpretation tips and life-threatening arrhythmias are highlighted throughout.

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  • Essentials of Critical Care Nursing

    Essentials of Critical Care Nursing

    A Holistic Approach

    Patricia Gonce Morton, Dorrie K. Fontaine

    Essentials of Critical Care Nursing: A Holistic Approach focuses on the most common disorders and technologies encountered by a critical care nurse today. This new first edition includes enough depth to enhance the reader's full understanding of important topics and fully prepares the student for practice. The clear, concise writing style and specially designed features assist students in understanding the pathophysiological basis for illness and the strategies the critical care nurse uses in assessing and managing patients.

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  • Quick Reference to Critical Care

    Quick Reference to Critical Care, 5e

    Nancy Diepenbrock
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